One and done isn’t exactly the postseason norm for the Alter High School football program. But that’s what happened to the Knights last season. It’ll be up to yet another strong and deep senior class to contend for a GCL North title and a deep playoff run this season.
High School: Alter
Division this season: IV
Division last season: III
League/conference: GCL North.
Head coach: Ed Domsitz, 22nd year at Alter; 195-56 record at Alter; overall record 270-139.
Assistant coaches: Dave Imber, Tom Alig, Tim Edwards, Tom Cobey, Ron DiSalvo, Mike Donohoo, Chris Pancake, Marcus Makras, Phil Drayton, Dan Shea, Paul Howe and Rick Willits.
2012 record: GCL 6-1; overall 8-2-1.
2012 highlight(s)/notable achievement(s): Tied Fenwick for the GCL North title; lost 42-34 to Spg. Shawnee in the first round of the playoffs.
5 key returners:
Jordan George, 6-0, 175, sr., WR/DB
Joe Kraemer, 6-4, 235 sr., DE
Joe Sprauer, 6-1, 220, sr., OL
John Manfreda, 6-0, 210, sr., LB
Tim Seifert, 6-0, 210, sr. LB
Lane Breyer, 6-2, 230, sr., DL
Tommy Ruff, 5-10 190, sr., FB
Andrew Seifert, 5-11, 185, sr., OLB
8/30 7:00 PM @ FAIRMONT
9/7 4:15 PM @ GUERIN CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (IND.)
9/13 7:30 PM THURGOOD MARSHALL @ CENTERVILLE
9/20 7:30 PM @ ROGER BACON
9/27 7:30 PM PURCELL MARIAN @ FAIRMONT
10/4 7:30 PM @ BADIN, VIRGIL SCHWARM STADIUM
10/11 7:30 PM MCNICHOLAS @ CENTERVILLE
10/18 7:30 PM CARROLL @ FAIRMONT
10/24 7:00 PM @ FENWICK
11/1 7:30 PM vs. CHAMINADE JULIENNE @ FAIRMONT